CLEVELAND (92.3 The Fan) – Saturday afternoon on a sweltering day in Baltimore, the Indians pounded out 19 hits and scored 11 runs in an 11-5 beating of the Baltimore Orioles to get within 2.5 games of first in the AL Central.
The team is now 3-6 on their 10-game road trip, and wrap up a month with a mark of 12-15, much better than last June when the team collapsed, going 10-17 as they clearly were falling out of the AL Central race.
Saturday though was a big win for another reason. Leadoff hitter Shin-Soo Choo put the Indians offense on his back, and in it went 4-for-5 with a homer, 3 RBI, and a walk, and is now hitting .291 on the year.
The day for Choo got me to thinking about how important it is that this team get days like this from its star players. If…
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